Community News

The latest healthcare information and the current events happening at Decatur County Memorial Hospital.

‘Drug Take Back Day’ nearing

On Saturday, April 27, Decatur County Memorial Hospital and the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public its 17th opportunity in nine years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted...

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Weigh Beyond Program Makes Big Impact

Decatur County Memorial Hospital is helping the community feel good and conquer their health and wellness goals with our Weigh Beyond program. DCMH’s Weigh Beyond program is a 10-week program that consists of 1:1 health coaching, walking groups and fitness consulting....

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Walk the Plank to benefit students

At 8 a.m. May 4, an opportunity to help the community lift Greensburg students closer to their life goals will present itself in the form of a 5K Run/Walk and 1-mile “Fun Run” in and around the grounds of Greensburg Community High School, Greensburg Elementary School...

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Calmness in the Chaos: DCMH Unsung Heroes

GREENSBURG – It’s often impossible to know exactly when tragedy will strike. Thankfully, there’s a certain few prepared for that very moment. Dennis Kuykendall, a registered nurse at Decatur County Memorial Hospital, and Luke Grow, a training officer with Batesville...

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Chamber and EDC host Job Fair

GREENSBURG - The Chamber of Commerce and the Economic Development Corporation hosted a job fair from 1 to 7 p.m. for the residents of Decatur County on Thursday, and, at door opening, participation was somewhat slow. "I am pleased with what this says about the...

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Here comes peter cottontail

GREENSBURG – Decatur County Memorial Hospital and the Daily News are again partnering this year to welcome the Easter Bunny as the host for the April 13 Easter Egg Hunt at the Decatur County Family YMCA. The side yard at the Y will again be witness to the iconic mad...

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